Category: November 2018

Upcoming tournaments

It is time to get the tennis rackets out for another season of tennis for fun and competition. Sun Lakes will take on Cottonwood on Saturday, October 27. Our monthly meeting will be on November 14 at 7:00 p.m. at the clubhouse. On November 17, we will have our Welcome Back Tournament. On Saturday, December…

Save the date for charity magic show

Mike Grady There’s magic in the air that will soon be on stage at Sun Lakes Country Club. On January 6, the Magic of Raymond Production Company will present a 90-minute stage illusion and comedy show entitled “Just One More Time Again.” Raymond is a former professional magician and VP of Operations for the Society…

Help, I caught the genealogy bug

Sue Schwartz, Sun Lakes Apple Computer Club Are you a genealogy enthusiast or contemplating getting started yet unsure of where to start or what to do next? Do you love doing family history research but find it’s very easy to get overwhelmed? Ever wonder how to stay organized and feel in control as you grow…

Sun Lakes P.E.O. Christmas Luncheon

“Star of Joy” is the theme of this year’s Sun Lakes P.E.O. Christmas Luncheon. The luncheon will be held at Palo Verde Country Club on Saturday, December 8. There will be a silent auction of beautiful gift baskets and Chapter sales booths beginning at 11:00 a.m., and lunch will be served at noon. Entertainment will…

SLCT upcoming meeting

  Sun Lakes Community Theatre presents What’s Your Story? at the Sun Lakes general membership meeting on Wednesday, November 14, in the San Tan Ballroom in Cottonwood. The program committee is putting the final touches on the SLCT general meeting for November. The entertainment will be provided by some of our own members telling their…

Relishing Pickleball

  David Zapatka The Bainbridge Cup, similar to the Ryder Cup and Solheim Cup in golf, was held in conjunction with the Italian Open in Montesilvano, Italy, in July. One hundred fifty players from 16 countries participated in the tournaments. USAPA board member and friend Pat Murphy was responsible for setting up 188 matches so…

Hearing Loss Association of America support group

  The Sun Lakes Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America support group presents a program in November entitled Communication Toolkit: Chisel Your Skills with Aural Rehabilitation. Whether you have a newly-identified hearing loss or you are a seasoned user of hearing technology, aural rehabilitation can strengthen your communication toolkit. Kate Helms Tillery, a…

Sun Lakes Writers’ Group

  Dreams Gail Thatcher Dreams shouldn’t take a backseat or life itself may do likewise. A dream should be followed, not ignored. It can be a path to reaching your full potential or it can leave you in your bed of mediocrity if disregarded. Following a dream can improve your life and give you opportunities…

Young Realty wins summer softball title

  Larry Wolfe The Young Realty team, managed by Rick Oien, won the Senior Softball Summer League title with a record of 25-15. Manager Doug Friesen’s Farmers Insurance squad finished a close second, while Manager Randy Peterson’s Robson Ranchers finished third. Manager Kim Whitney’s A-1 Golf Cart team placed fourth, while Manager Jim Leckner’s State…